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  • Welcome to the Voice of America's news words.

  • In Myanmar, protesters continue to hold demonstrations against military rule of the country.

  • Mhm martial law leaders declared martial law in some areas following the deadliest day of protests since the military takeover on February 1st.

  • In all, more than 200 people have been killed by security forces, according to the AP News Service.

  • Martial law is law directed by a military in substitution of civilian law.

  • It is usually established to restore order during emergencies.

  • Martial law can restrict civil rights, including that of free speech.

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